KKR VS LSG: IPL 2024 28th Pre-match Predictions

KKR vs LSG: The 28th match of this IPL 2024 will be played between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Lucknow Super Giants (LSG).

The excitement of TATA IPL, 2024 is growing with each passing day, and on 14th April 2024, the tournament is going to have its 28th match. Kolkata Knight Riders and Lucknow Super Giants, are appointed to increase the thrill of TATA IPL, by facing each other at Eden Garden in Kolkata. Both the teams will be looking forward to having the 2 points in their favour to keep themselves in the Playoffs race.

Kolkata Knight Riders Players List & Role

IPL KKR Players List and Full Squad 2024
Name of the PlayerRole of the Player
Philip SaltWicket-Keeper/Batter
Venkatesh IyerBatting All-Rounder
Shreyas Iyer (C)Batter
Ramandeep SinghBatter
Rinku SinghBatter
Andre RussellBowling All-Rounder
Sunil NarineBowling All-Rounder
Mitchell StarcBowler
Harshit RanaBowler
Varun ChakravarthyBowler
Anukul RoyBatting All-Rounder

Lucknow Super Giants Players List & Role

IPL Lucknow Super Giants Team 2024 Retained Players List
Name of the PlayerRole of the Player
Quinton de KockWicket-Keeper/Batter
KL Rahul (C)Wicket-Keeper/Batter
Devdutt PadikkalBatter
Marcus StoinisBatting All-Rounder
Nicholas PooranWicket-Keeper/Batter
Ayush BadoniBatting All-Rounder
Krunal PandyaBatting All-Rounder
Ravi BishnoiBowler
Yash ThakurBowler
Mayank YadavBowler

First Face-Off

According to the IPL records, Kolkata Knight Riders and Lucknow Super Giants had their first head-to-head encounter on 7th May 2022. After winning the toss, Kolkata Knight Riders decided to field first. They allowed Lucknow Super Giants to present a total score of 176 runs on the scoreboard in which, Quinton de Kock’s 50 runs contribution played a crucial role. Contrastingly, the Kolkata Knight Riders batting innings were lacklustre and it was only Andre Russell’s contribution that played an important role as he scored 45 runs and took the team’s total score to 101 runs.  Lucknow registered the win by 75 runs and got the two points.

Previous IPL Results

Kolkata Knight Riders and Lucknow Super Giants have competed against each other in a total of 3 head-to-head contests. Kolkata Knight Riders have not won any match, while Lucknow Super Giants have clinched victory in all three encounters. The upcoming 28th match of TATA IPL 2024, marks the 4th meeting between both teams.

Previous Results

20-May-2023Lucknow Super Giants 1 run
18-May2022Lucknow Super Giants 2 runs
7-May-2022Lucknow Super Giants 75 runs

Pre-Match Analysis

For engaging in an interesting dimension of the upcoming match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Lucknow Super Giants, fans can anticipate an insightful pre-match analysis. This analysis will provide valuable insights about the strategies, player performances and the strengths of both the teams.

Probable Best Batters of the Match

Rinku Singh is the premiere batter of the Kolkata Knight Riders team and has amassed a total of 295 runs from just 10 matches played by him. Maintaining an outstanding average of 49.17, Rinku Singh has been brilliant for the team.

Probable Best Bowler of the Match

Varun Chakaravarthy has handled the bowling zone of his team, while picking 14 crucial wickets and has maintained an impressive economy rate of 8.78. His contributions have played a pivotal role in the team’s overall success.

Match Details

TATA IPL 2024, is set to reveal its 28th encounter on 14 April 2024 as the Kolkata Knight Riders and Lucknow Super Giants will compete against each other at Eden Gardens in Kolkata. This electrifying clash is set to unfold at 3:30 PM IST.

Pitch Report

The pitch at Eden Garden Stadium reveals a pattern of favourable advantage to the batsmen as the pitch remains flat throughout the match. Furthermore, the average score at this ground is 164 runs in the 1st innings.

Today’s Match Prediction: Final Thoughts

In the upcoming encounter, the Kolkata Knight Riders appear to be the superior team because of the recent results and the way they have players in form. Lucknow Super Giants will be looking to use their better head-to-head record well.